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On Revenue and Welfare Dominance of Ad Valorem Taxes in Two-Sided Markets

  • Kind, Hans Jarle

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    (Dept. of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration)

  • Koethenbuerger, Marko

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    (Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen)

  • Schjelderup, Guttorm

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    (Dept. of Finance and Management Science, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration)

A benchmark result in public economics is that it is possible to increase both tax revenue and welfare by making a monopoly subject to ad valorem taxes rather than unit taxes. We show that such revenue and welfare dominance does not hold in two-sided markets.

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Paper provided by Department of Business and Management Science, Norwegian School of Economics in its series Discussion Papers with number 2009/9.

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Length: 8 pages
Date of creation: 15 Sep 2009
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Handle: RePEc:hhs:nhhfms:2009_009
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  1. Kind, Hans Jarle & Koethenbuerger, Marko & Schjelderup, Guttorm, 2008. "Efficiency Enhancing Taxation in Two-sided Markets," Discussion Papers 2008/1, Department of Business and Management Science, Norwegian School of Economics.
  2. Rochet, Jean-Charles & Tirole, Jean, 2003. "Platform Competition in Two-Sided Markets," IDEI Working Papers 152, Institut d'Économie Industrielle (IDEI), Toulouse.
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  4. Evans David S., 2003. "Some Empirical Aspects of Multi-sided Platform Industries," Review of Network Economics, De Gruyter, vol. 2(3), pages 1-19, September.
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